A Falcon 9 rocket blasted off without a hitch from Launch Complex 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center, carrying a Dragon cargo craft to resupply the ISS. The launch marked the first private spacecraft use of the revamped Apollo launchpad in Florida.
While President Trump's travel ban was recently rejected by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, there is ongoing concern that reinstatement of such a ban could stifle the development of future generations of scientists and physicians.
Much was made last year of the claim by Thomas Piketty that we were returning to an age where great fortunes passed down from father to son and the rest of us never got a look in at those possibilities of great wealth. The death of Gerald Grosvenor and the [...]